Hala Jawad is a GP practice pharmacist, Royal Pharmaceutical Society public health network moderator and a member of the Surrey local practice forum steering group.
Watch the video to find out why Ms Jawad made the move, and how a conversation on Twitter opened up new career possibilities for her.
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